Lectures

Learn about Caroline Ransom’s influence on Egyptology

Posted by on May 12, 2022

Dr. Kathleen Sheppard, associate professor of history and political science, will deliver the June lecture for the Chicago chapter of the American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE) at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 4. Her presentation is titled “The work I have so often dreamed of: The Career of Caroline Ransom Williams, 1898-1952.”

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Seminar on Department of Energy set for April 15

Posted by on April 11, 2022

The Intelligent Systems Center (ISC) will host a talk by Dr. Jonathan Kimball, professor of electrical and computer engineering, at 1 p.m. Friday, April 15, via Zoom.

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ASCE leader to share vision in 2022 Stueck Lecture

Posted by on April 4, 2022

Jerry Buckwalter, American Society of Civil Engineers’ chief innovation officer, will share his vision for addressing challenges being faced by new technologies in the 2022 Stueck Lecture. He will present “Future World Vision: Engineering the Future Built Environment” at 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 8, at Leach Theatre and via Zoom.

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Abbett seminar to focus on structural health monitoring

Posted by on March 28, 2022

Dr. Ahsan Kareem will present a talk titled, “Structural Health Monitoring: From Virtual Shakers to Machine Learning” at 10 a.m. Friday, April 29, in Room 316  Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall and on Zoom.

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Abbett seminar to focus on smart city, infrastructure technologies

Posted by on March 14, 2022

Dr. Necati Catbas will present a talk titled, “Monitoring Technologies for Smart Cities and Civil Infrastructure Systems” at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 23.

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Lifelong learning educator to speak at Missouri S&T

Posted by on March 14, 2022

Dr. Jeffrey S. Russell to give the 2022 Hurst-McCarthy Lecture titled “Project Management – Art and Science,” at 4 p.m. Monday, March 21, in Room 125 Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall.

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Seminar on new Kummer Institute Center for Advanced Manufacturing set for tomorrow

Posted by on March 10, 2022

The Intelligent Systems Center and the vice chancellor for research and innovation will host a seminar at noon Friday, March 11, featuring Dr. Richard Billo, the founding director of the Kummer Institute Center for Advanced Manufacturing.

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Learn about the perils of innovation Dec. 2

Posted by on November 22, 2021

Is innovation all it’s cracked up to be? That’s the question that will be addressed in “The Innovation Delusion: How Our Obsession with the New Has Disrupted the Work that Matters Most” at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, via Zoom.

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2021 Nobel Prize in Physics public lecture on Thursday

Posted by on November 15, 2021

Dr. Thomas Vojta, chair of physics, will present “Hidden Patterns in Complex Systems,” a lecture on the 2021 Nobel Prize in Physics, at 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, in Room 104 of the Physics Building

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Symphony conductor with interesting life story to speak Thursday

Posted by on November 15, 2021

As part of the arts, languages and philosophy speaker series, Kalena Bovell with present “Life, the Career, and Everything In-between,” at 5 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 18, via Zoom at umsystem.zoom.us/j/9553588256. From working six jobs as an undergrad to a recent BBC Prom Debut, Bovell will share her unorthodox journey and life as a conductor, poet and educator.

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